Wed, 06/06/2012 - 10:11
The pros and cons of DRM have been a hot topic at this year's BookExpo America, with at least three first-day panels (4th June) devoted to the issue.
The most passionate arguments against DRM came during a Publishers Launch panel focused on Macmillan’s Tor/Forge imprint, which is going DRM-free across its entire 2,200-plus...
Thu, 03/06/2010 - 06:29
BookExpo America saw a drop in the number of registered visitors, despite attracting more attendees than anticipated following the mass disruption to London Book Fair caused by volcanic ash.
This year's event, which took place 25th-27th May, drew just over 27,000 registered visitors, down from nearly 30,000 in 2009. Organisers...
Mon, 24/05/2010 - 07:38
London Book Fair will have a complementary business lounge at this year's BookExpo America, with meeting areas, an internet cafe and will screen highlights of this year's London Book Fair.
Organisers said the lounge was to recognise those who could not attend April's fair because of the widespread disruption caused by the...
Sun, 25/04/2010 - 09:04
BookExpo America (BEA) saw an upturn in bookings this week, as London Book Fair's travel crisis left publishers exploring new avenues for international meetings.
Show manager Steven Rosato said BEA was looking at offering discounted participation for people affected by London's troubles. "During the week of LBF it is...